Bleachers Returns With New Song “Chinatown” featuring Bruce Springsteen
- American alt-pop project Bleachers of Jack Antonoff is back. Bleachers released two new sons “Chinatown” and “45”.
Both songs will appear on his upcoming third studio album, which will be released in early 2021. It is his first LP in two years and a half.
“Chinatown” features American singer-songwriter Bruce Springsteen. The accompanying music video was directed by Carlotta Kohl. Track was written by Jack Antonoff and Evan Smith.
“45” was written by Jack Antonoff and co-produced by Patrik Berger.
Jack Antonoff said of the songs in a statement,“'chinatown' starts in NYC and travels to new jersey. that pull back to the place i am from mixed with terror of falling in love again. having to show your cards to someone and the shock when you see them for yourself. thinking you know yourself and where you are from…. having to see yourself through somebody who you want to stay… i started to write this song with these ideas ringing in my head. to further understand who you are pushes you to further understand where you are from and what that looks and sounds like. there are pieces in that that are worth carrying forever and pieces worth letting die. 'chinatown' and '45' are both the story of this—'chinatown' through someone else, '45' through the mirror. as for bruce, it's the honor of a lifetime to be joined by him. he is the artist who showed me that the sound of the place i am from has value and that there is a spirit here that needs to be taken all over the world.”
- source : Rolling Stone